The frogs started croaking down at the pond, so the red maple delivered a bouquet worthy enough to trade along the Silk Road.
Jewelweed seeds have waited long enough to germinate.
Wood rush nestled among cohorts fern moss and partridgeberry.
The eastern phoebe has not yet returned, but the skunk cabbage leaves will not wait.
Skunk cabbage flowers are beginning to fade...
...while golden saxifrage is beginning to bloom.